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Libor Novácek, Piano

The 15th series of YCAT Wigmore Lunchtime concerts, a wonderful showcase for the artists currently represented by Young Concert Artists Trust, opens with a recital by Czech pianist Libor Novacek, a...

Jenufa - Janácek

ENO continues to champion the music of Leos Janáček with a riveting realisation of Jenůfa, the work that launched the composer’s operatic career. Visionary director David Alden stages a new...

In the Face of History

Set against a backdrop of one hundred years of change and conflict, In the Face of History brings together the work of many of the greatest European photographers of modern times. The exhibition...

Alexandra Berkova & Magdalena Platzova, Short Stories by Czech women

Two leading Czech women writers, Alexandra Berkova and Magdalena Platzova, will read extracts from Povidky, collection of short stories, in which young women drift through Prague wondering about...

Reality Check

Following last year’s Central European documentary film festival “Across the Border” this year’s season showcases work by outstanding ‘documentarists’ from Austria (Michael Glawogger), the Czech...

Burton Manor Study Weekend - The Symphonic Poem in the Czech and Slovak National Music

The 19th century saw the rise of the story-telling symphonic poem. The Czech and Slovaks made important and attractive contributions to this new genre, the subjects for which were largely derived...

The Mayor’s Thames Festival

The annual Thames Festival is a spectacular, free, open-air celebration of London and its river, with an amazing weekend programme of events that transforms the River Thames, and the parks and open...

Czech Glass - Jaroslav Matous and Ales Vasicek

An exhibition of work by glassmakers Ales Vasicek and Jaroslav Matous represent the legacy of the generation who have defined the contemporary standing of the Czech glass movement on the world art...


Kafka’s terrifying but bizzarely comic story bursts onto the Lyric stage in a theatrically explosive new version with original music by Nick Cave and fellow Bad Seed Warren Ellis.

Josef Marek at International Festival of Glass

Talented glassmakers from around the world, including Josef Marek from the Czech Republic, will be sharing their wisdom and experience in the International Festival of Glass Lecture Programme.

Border Lines

A rare chance to hear poets Petr Borkovec (Czech Republic), Jerzy Jarniewicz (Poland), Gregor Podlogar (Slovenia), Zoe Skoulding (Wales) and Christopher Whyte (Scotland) read their own work and...

Monkey Business with special guest Dan Barta

This great funky band from Prague has been a hit since its beginning in 2000 with enthusiastically reviewed recordings and sold out concert tours. Even funk legend Fred Wesley joined them to add some...

Emil Viklicky Trio

Emil Viklický, Laco Tropp and Josef Feczo in concert introducing new CD "Cookin´in Bonn" from Dekkor Records.

Petr Borkovec, Jerzy Jarniewicz & Gregor Podlogar - LITERATURE AND TRANSLATION

A rare and special chance to hear three acclaimed poets from Eastern Europe. Respectively from the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia, these are outstanding literary figures who have been widely...

Divokej Bill at Beautifil Days

A concert of Divokej Bill, a band from Uvaly (a village close to Prague) at the Beautiful Days festival.

Where the Shoe Pinches …

Theatre adaptation of the writings of Miroslav Holub, Czech poet, scientist, dissident and maverick

The Torchbearer / Svetlonos

A mysterious city with a labyrinth. The day follows the night in an unchangeable rhythm. Suddenly something jams up in this eternal mechanism and the world is covered by darkness. The hero enters the...

Piping Film Festival at the GFT

This year the Glasgow Film Theatre will be screening Call of Dudy as part of this years Glasgow International Piping Festival

Ivan Moravec (Piano)

Often described as the pianist’s pianist Ivan Moravec brings his consummate skill and experience to a beautifully balanced programme.

Prom 62 with Jiri Belohlavek

The BBC SO's new Chief Conductor directs Bruckner's spiritual swansong, prefaced by Mozart's dramatic Piano Concerto in A major, to which American pianist Richard Goode should bring his...

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